Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the mountains shall be molten under him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax before the fire, and as the waters that are poured down a steep place.

The valleys

As wax

General references

Bible References

The mountains

Judges 5:4
Lord, when You came from Seir,
when You marched from the fields of Edom,
the earth trembled,
the heavens poured rain,
and the clouds poured water.
Psalm 97:5
The mountains melt like wax
at the presence of the Lord
at the presence of the Lord of all the earth.
Isaiah 64:1
If only You would tear the heavens open
and come down,
so that mountains would quake at Your presence
Amos 9:5
The Lord, the God of Hosts—
He touches the earth;
it melts, and all who dwell in it mourn;
all of it rises like the Nile
and subsides like the Nile of Egypt.
Nahum 1:5
The mountains quake before Him,
and the hills melt;
the earth trembles at His presence—
the world and all who live in it.
Habakkuk 3:6
He stands and shakes the earth;
He looks and startles the nations.
The age-old mountains break apart;
the ancient hills sink down.
His pathways are ancient.
2 Peter 3:10
But the Day of the Lord will come like a thief; on that day the heavens will pass away with a loud noise, the elements will burn and be dissolved, and the earth and the works on it will be disclosed.
Revelation 20:11
Then I saw a great white throne and One seated on it. Earth and heaven fled from His presence, and no place was found for them.

The valleys

Zechariah 14:4
On that day His feet will stand on the Mount of Olives, which faces Jerusalem on the east. The Mount of Olives will be split in half from east to west, forming a huge valley, so that half the mountain will move to the north and half to the south.

As wax

Psalm 68:2
As smoke is blown away,
so You blow them away.
As wax melts before the fire,
so the wicked are destroyed before God.

General references

Psalm 114:4
The mountains skipped like rams,
the hills, like lambs.

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